Split among Anti-Choicers?

From Alternet: When it comes to contraception, anti-choicers are alienating their own kind.  While the best way to prevent unwanted pregnancies is contraception, many anti-choice people oppose same.  Congressman Tim Ryan (D-OH): “The new fault line,” says Ryan, “is not between pro-life and pro-choice people. It’s within the pro-life community. The question now is: ‘are you pro-life and pro-contraception, therefore trying to reduce the need for abortions, or are you pro-life and against contraception and you hope that people’s lives improve just by hoping it, wishing it so.”

Ryan is committed to preventing abortion so much so that he, unlike every other pro-life legislator in Congress, spent the last few years working to identify the policies proven to reduce the need for abortion. This work, which he undertook with The Third Way, a center-left think tank, resulted in the “Preventing Unintended Pregnancies, Reducing the Need for Abortion and Supporting Parents Act.” It’s also called the Ryan-DeLauro bill, named for him and his co-sponsor Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT.) As thanks for his outspoken leadership in trying to make abortion less prevalent, Congressman Ryan was removed from the board of Democrats for Life of America, and with it, disowned by the pro-life movement at large.”

see: http://www.alternet.org/reproductivejustice/141673/why_the_pro-life_movement_is_on_the_verge_of_civil_war/

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